Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for WinForms skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WinForms over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Forms (WinForms)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 277 298 312
Rank change year-on-year +21 +14 +48
Permanent jobs citing WinForms 53 56 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.52% 0.48% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.30% 1.15% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 52 56 89
City of London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% -8.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £91,500
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year - -16.00% +25.00%

WinForms is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4085 4851 6282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 40.15% 41.46% 36.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3678 4472 5443
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

WinForms
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing WinForms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for WinForms in the City of London

WinForms
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WinForms in the City of London.

Salary trend for WinForms in the City of London

WinForms
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WinForms in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WinForms in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing WinForms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 51 (96.23%) C#
2 46 (86.79%) .NET
3 43 (81.13%) SQL
4 37 (69.81%) SQL Server
5 35 (66.04%) HTML
6 32 (60.38%) ASP.NET
7 28 (52.83%) Microsoft
8 26 (49.06%) Team Foundation Server
9 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (45.28%) CSS
11 23 (43.40%) T-SQL
11 23 (43.40%) Finance
12 22 (41.51%) JavaScript
13 20 (37.74%) Web Services
14 19 (35.85%) Windows
15 17 (32.08%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (32.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 17 (32.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 17 (32.08%) Git (software)
16 16 (30.19%) TDD
16 16 (30.19%) MVC
17 15 (28.30%) MySQL
17 15 (28.30%) Degree
17 15 (28.30%) Web Development
17 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET MVC
18 14 (26.42%) Visual Studio
19 12 (22.64%) jQuery
19 12 (22.64%) Multithreading
20 11 (20.75%) Ajax
20 11 (20.75%) XML

WinForms
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (16.98%) IIS
1 9 (16.98%) WordPress
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (16.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.89%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.98%) GitHub
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.55%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (69.81%) SQL Server
2 17 (32.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (32.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (28.30%) MySQL
4 11 (20.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (16.98%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 9 (16.98%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (15.09%) SQLite
7 7 (13.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (7.55%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (7.55%) Redis
9 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (49.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (32.08%) Git (software)
3 14 (26.42%) Visual Studio
4 9 (16.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 8 (15.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 6 (11.32%) SpecFlow
7 5 (9.43%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 4 (7.55%) CruiseControl
8 4 (7.55%) Jenkins
8 4 (7.55%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (3.77%) JIRA
9 2 (3.77%) Mercurial
9 2 (3.77%) Moq
9 2 (3.77%) MSTest
9 2 (3.77%) Selenium
9 2 (3.77%) Subversion
9 2 (3.77%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.89%) NUnit
10 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (43.40%) Finance
2 10 (18.87%) Back Office
2 10 (18.87%) Legal
3 7 (13.21%) Banking
4 2 (3.77%) Front Office
4 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.89%) Law
Job Titles
1 47 (88.68%) Developer
2 28 (52.83%) C# Developer
3 17 (32.08%) .NET Developer
3 17 (32.08%) WinForms Developer
4 10 (18.87%) C# Software Developer
4 10 (18.87%) Software Developer
5 9 (16.98%) C# WPF Developer
5 9 (16.98%) SQL Developer
5 9 (16.98%) WPF Developer
6 8 (15.09%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (15.09%) VB Developer
6 8 (15.09%) VB6 Developer
6 8 (15.09%) Web Developer
7 7 (13.21%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (13.21%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
7 7 (13.21%) Electronic Trading Developer
7 7 (13.21%) HTML Developer
7 7 (13.21%) SQL Server Developer
7 7 (13.21%) SSRS Developer
7 7 (13.21%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (86.79%) .NET
2 35 (66.04%) HTML
3 32 (60.38%) ASP.NET
4 24 (45.28%) CSS
5 20 (37.74%) Web Services
6 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (22.64%) jQuery
8 11 (20.75%) Ajax
8 11 (20.75%) XML
9 10 (18.87%) WPF
10 9 (16.98%) JSON
10 9 (16.98%) Node.js
10 9 (16.98%) Razor View Engine
10 9 (16.98%) WAMP
10 9 (16.98%) WCF
11 8 (15.09%) HTML5
11 8 (15.09%) XSL
12 7 (13.21%) .NET Framework
12 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (11.32%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (15.09%) Computer Science
3 7 (13.21%) User Experience
4 4 (7.55%) Data Structures
4 4 (7.55%) Fintech
5 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.89%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.85%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) Android
2 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.08%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (30.19%) MVC
3 16 (30.19%) TDD
4 15 (28.30%) Web Development
5 12 (22.64%) Multithreading
6 10 (18.87%) Business Analysis
7 9 (16.98%) Data Analysis
7 9 (16.98%) ETL
8 8 (15.09%) OO
9 7 (13.21%) Electronic Trading
9 7 (13.21%) Multithreaded Programming
9 7 (13.21%) MVVM
9 7 (13.21%) Software Engineering
10 6 (11.32%) OOP
10 6 (11.32%) SDLC
11 5 (9.43%) Scrum
12 4 (7.55%) Test Strategy
13 3 (5.66%) Test Automation
13 3 (5.66%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (96.23%) C#
2 43 (81.13%) SQL
3 23 (43.40%) T-SQL
4 22 (41.51%) JavaScript
5 10 (18.87%) PowerShell
6 9 (16.98%) PHP
7 8 (15.09%) VB
7 8 (15.09%) VB6
8 6 (11.32%) Python
9 4 (7.55%) VBA
10 2 (3.77%) C++
10 2 (3.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (28.30%) Degree
2 9 (16.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.89%) MCAD
3 1 (1.89%) MCSD
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (52.83%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.75%) Infragistics
3 9 (16.98%) Cognos
4 1 (1.89%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.89%) iManage
4 1 (1.89%) LexisNexis
4 1 (1.89%) Syncfusion
4 1 (1.89%) TIBCO